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"The Major and the Minor"
“The Major and the Minor”

Directed by Billy Wilder, produced by Arthur Hornblow Jr., and written by Billy Wilder and Charles Brackett. Starring Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Rita JohnsonRobert Benchley, and Diana Lynn. Paramount, 1942.

In Production: 03/13/42—Early May 1942
Released: 09/16/42

Buy it on: DVD

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